STORMING THE COURT ISN’T THE ISSUE; SECURITY IS

For a basketball fan, March can be a rush. A rush of emotional highs and lows. Sometimes, those highs lead to fans rushing onto the court to celebrate an upset victory with their beloved team. 419 more words

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Highlights: Illinois 81 - Northwestern 76 - 3/3/19

Northwestern Wildcats at Illinois Fighting Illini – March 3, 2019

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Edwards scores 23, No. 14 Purdue shakes off Illinois 73-56

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Carsen Edwards broke out of a shooting slump to score 23 points, and No. 14 Purdue got its fourth straight victory, 73-56 over Illinois on Wednesday night. 175 more words

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Illini Baseball crack Top 25

The Fighting Illini baseball team has won their first six games of the season, good for the team’s best start since 2015. D1baseball.com has ranked Dan Hartleb’s squad #25 in the nation. 658 more words

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Stevens Scores 25 To Lead Penn State Past Illinois, 83-76

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Lamar Stevens scored 25 points and Mike Watkins got his 26th career double-double as Penn State beat Illinois 83-76 on Saturday. 289 more words

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Wisconsin men's basketball: Iverson, Badgers, hand Illinois its first loss in February, 64-58

MADISON- Twenty-second ranked Wisconsin avoided a near-upset to hand Illinois its first loss in the month of February, 64-58. On Monday night, Wisconsin won its tenth Big Ten game thanks to its defense, Khalil Iverson, and Brad Davison. 883 more words

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Illini Baseball crush Georgetown in season opener

The Fighting Illini baseball team opened their season in a big way on Friday. Illinois handled the Georgetown Hoyas 11-3. This marks the 140th season of Illinois baseball, and the Illini are hoping to accomplish big things, including an NCAA Tournament run. 639 more words

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